Tag: Vaccination In Odisha

Director of Health & Family Welfare Bijay Panigrahi
Only 49% Fully Vaccinated In Odisha, 46 Lakh Yet To Take 1st Dose: H&FW Director

Odisha had set a target to complete 90 per cent vaccination as per Modi government's 'Har Ghar Dastak' or the door-to-door Covid-19 vaccination campaign.

  • Thursday, 02 December 2021
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Covid Vaccination: Odisha Govt To Increase Focus On Rural Pockets

The Odisha government will now turn its attention to aggressively vaccinate people against Covid-19 in the rural pockets of the State so that the inoculation exercise can be completed to a large extent before a possible third wave of the pandemic hits the State, Director, Odisha Health and Family Welfare Department, Bijay Panigrahi said on Thursday.

  • Thursday, 05 August 2021
Odisha: Covaxin Rollout Soon For People In Ganjam
Odisha Govt To Introduce Covaxin For Vaccination In Ganjam

The State government of Odisha on Friday announced to introduce Covaxin for inoculation of people aged 18 years and above in the district of Ganjam. Manufactured by the Bharat Biotech will be soon rolled out for vaccinating people in Ganjam district including the Berhampur Municipal Corporation area from the month of July.

  • Friday, 02 July 2021
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Odisha: Ganjam Shop Vendors Offering Special Discount To Vaccinated Customers

A group of vendors from Ganjam district have come up with an innovative idea to encourage citizens to participate in the vaccination drive and jump the hesitancy hurdle. They are providing discount on groceries to fully inoculated customers.

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  • Wednesday, 09 June 2021
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BMC Expedites Second Dose Vaccination For 18-44 Years Age Group

The city municipal corporation authorities here has expedited the second dose of Covid vaccination for the beneficiaries under the age category of 18 to 44 years. The third phase of Covid vaccination is continuing in the city since May 3. 

  • Monday, 07 June 2021
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Dharmendra Pradhan Launches Corporate Sector COVID19 Vaccination At IOCL In Bhubaneswar

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurated the first corporate sector vaccination drive at Indian Oil Corporation Limited Headquarters in Bhubaneswar today (June 2).

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  • Wednesday, 02 June 2021
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Odisha Eases Norms Again As Global Vaccine Tender Gets Poor Response 

The Odisha government on Tuesday once again relaxed certain terms and conditions in the global e-tender it has floated for the procurement of COVID-19 vaccine doses.

  • Tuesday, 01 June 2021
Vaccination Stumbles In Odisha, Online Registration To Blame
Covid Vaccination Stumbles In Odisha Thanks To Online Hurdles 

As the Covid pandemic sweeps across Odisha, the government's massive inoculation initiative for all above 18 years of age to arrest the rising Corona crisis in the State is a laudable effort. However, this ambitious step of the government seems to have hit a roadblock. The lack of internet accessibility and poor telecom infrastructure in several pockets of the State has now evolved as a major challenge for the government in achieving its target of universal vaccination. 

  • Friday, 28 May 2021
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Odisha: Covid Vaccination Resumes In Bhubaneswar, Rourkela After Cyclone Yaas

The vaccination exercise against Covid-19 which was halted in the State in view of very severe cyclonic storm Yaas has resumed today. 

  • Thursday, 27 May 2021
Odisha Govt Orders Facilitation For Covid Vaccination Of Healthcare Workers' Families

Odisha government on Tuesday ordered local authorities at various levels to begin facilitation for Covid vaccination of family members of healthcare providers.

  • Wednesday, 19 May 2021
Elderly Woman Denied Aadhar Card For Covid Vaccination
Elderly Woman Denied Aadhaar Card By Son For Covid Vaccination

An elderly woman approached the Commissionerate Police here today accusing her son of showing ill-treatment to her and denying her Aadhaar Card for Covid vaccination. 

  • Friday, 14 May 2021
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Vaccination For Above 18 Years Begins In Major Urban Centres In Odisha

The vaccination drive for people between 18 and 44 years has begun at other major urban centres in Odisha from today. Even though the vaccination for above 18 years had begun from May 1, people in this category were vaccinated with Covaxin shots only in Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation area so far.

  • Tuesday, 11 May 2021
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Odisha Govt To Stop Supplying Covid Vaccines To Private Hospitals From May 1

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has decided to stop providing Covid-19 vaccines to private hospitalS from May 1 as the State is scheduled to launch vaccination for all above 18 years…

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Odisha Begins Preparations For COVID-19 Vaccine Introduction

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has started preparations for the introduction of COVID-19 vaccine by forming various committees at the State and district levels as per the Centre’s direction. Acting on the October 26 letter from the Union Health Secretary, Rajesh Bhushan, the State government has initiated the process to form a steering committee, a state […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
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Covid-19 Resurgence: Odisha Starts Strict Monitoring Of People Coming From Chhattisgarh

Bhubaneswar: Amid the sudden spurt in Covid-19 cases in the districts bordering Chhattisgarh, the Odisha government has decided to enhance surveillance on the movement of people from the neighbouring state.…

  • Monday, 05 April 2021